Evelyne leads Women Deliver’s engagement to enhance the relationships and resources that power our work for girls and women around the world. With over 25 years of experience, Evelyne was most recently with Cuso International, one of Canada’s largest international development organizations, where she served as Chief Executive Officer. She has also served on the leadership teams of Right To Play International, CARE Canada and the Micronutrient Initiative, helping navigate these organizations through significant change and growth. Evelyne has a solid track record of ensuring important initiatives have the resources required to deliver sustained impact.
Over the years, Evelyne has led programs and operations in Africa, Asia, Latin America and North America. Working to ensure girls and women reach their full potential has been the sturdy thread woven throughout her career and volunteer life. Evelyne launched her career in sexual and reproductive rights in Canada and was subsequently part of this important movement for several years in Southern Africa. Her experience has led her to be a steadfast champion of the potential that partnerships hold. Evelyne is incredibly proud to have returned to her roots in this role with a leading global advocate for girls’ and women’s health, rights and wellbeing.